Items related to The Poppy Girls (The Maitland Trilogy)

The Poppy Girls (The Maitland Trilogy)

4.44 avg rating
( 479 ratings by Goodreads )
9781509851461: The Poppy Girls (The Maitland Trilogy)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:

The Poppy Girls is the first title in The Maitland Trilogy, by bestselling author Margaret Dickinson.

Even amidst the horror of the trenches, friendship will survive . . .

Thwarted in her desire to become a doctor like her brother Robert, Pips Maitland rebels against her mother’s wishes that she settle down and raise children. However, when Robert brings home a friend from medical school, Giles Kendall, it seems perhaps Pips might fall in love with an acceptable suitor after all. But the year is 1914 and the future is uncertain. Hearing that her father’s friend, Dr John Hazelwood, is forming a flying ambulance corps to take to the front lines, Pips is determined to become one of its nurses and asks Alice Dawson, her maid, to go with her. Robert and Giles offer their services as doctors, and Alice’s brother William joins them as a stretcher bearer.

Nothing could have prepared them for the horrific sights they encounter. Moving their unit close to the fighting to offer first aid as quickly as possible puts them all in constant danger. But even amidst the barrage of shelling and gunfire, the unending stream of injured being brought to their post, the love between Pips and Giles survives and blossoms just like the poppies of Flanders fields.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.


Queen of Saga Source: Daily Express

An outstanding story of love, courage and family love . . . told by an author who knows how to touch your heart Author: Mary Wood

Book Description:

A powerful family saga set during World War I, from the bestselling author of The Buffer Girls.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781509851454: The Poppy Girls (The Maitland Trilogy)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10: 1509851453 ISBN 13: 9781509851454
Publisher: Macmillan, 2018

9780750546898: The Poppy Girls

Magna ..., 2019

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image


Margaret Dickinson
Published by Pan Books (2018)
ISBN 10: 1509851461 ISBN 13: 9781509851461
New Paperback Quantity: > 20
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. Main Market Ed. Special order item direct from the distributor. Seller Inventory # R9781509851461

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.09
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds